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Dyslexia Resources

What is Dyslexia?

Texas Education Code 
(TEC) §38.003 defines dyslexia in the following way: 

(1) "Dyslexia" means a disorder of constitutional origin manifested by difficulty in learning to read, write, or spell, despite conventional instruction, adequate intelligence, and sociocultural opportunity. (TEC Section 38.003)

(2) “Related disorders” include disorders similar to or related to dyslexia such as auditory imperception, dysphasia, specific developmental dyslexia, development dysgraphia, and developmental spelling disability.  

Parent Resources


What is Dyslexia   click the link to view the parent resource (PDF)


International Dyslexia Association – iPad Apps for Literacy Instruction.


Read & Write for Google Chrome – a Chrome web extension link that supports individuals with Dyslexia to work with confidence and independence.


Mercury Reader – a Chrome web extension link that removes ads and distractions from webpages.


TEA Dyslexia and Related Disorders – link to the TEA webpage.


TEA Dyslexia Handbook  – 2021 Update: Procedure Concerning Dyslexia and Related Disorders (PDF)




The Dyslexia Handbook 2021 Update: Important changes for families to understand. 

Actualización del manual de dislexia 2021CAMBIOS IMPORTANTES QUE LAS FAMILIAS DEBEN ENTENDER



Valley View District Dyslexia Plan